PhD Emphasis Areas

All students are required to complete at least 32 units of emphasis area course work. Each student and his or her faculty adviser proceed within the framework of one of the emphases listed below to select 32 units of emphasis area course work and complete other degree requirements. Alternatively, students with interests across two or more of these emphasis areas may work with their faculty advisers to select an appropriate combination of course work that draws from more than one emphasis.

Learn more about each of our Emphasis Areas:

Language, Literacy & Culture

Learning & Mind Sciences

Mathematics Education

School Organization & Education Policy

Science and Agricultural Education